Used Plymouth Roadrunner

Plymouth Roadrunner 150
Plymouth Roadrunner
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Being convinced that muscle cars had gone too far from the basics, manufacturer of Plymouth Roadrunner created it to bring back the good old thrills of muscle cars. The first muscle cars ever created were performance based and were truly low-priced.

Launched in 1968, Plymouth Roadrunner was patterned on the heavy luxury cars whose body shape were in the B-Line, such as Belvidere. Though it was lighter than the smaller Barracuda, this car was not as fragile as sports car and it was tough enough to endure any collision. Probably that was the explanation on how much of it had survived the test of serious street work.

Est. Price for Used Plymouth Roadrunner: $9,000-$95,000
Available Trims: Base, Superbird
Below are Pre-Owned Plymouth Roadrunner from Ebay and 2 of the top used-car sites on the web:

Plymouth: Road Runner Base 1969 road runner s matching
Plymouth: Road Runner Base 1969 road runner s matching $24,000.00 (3 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 20:00:00 PDT
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Plymouth: Road Runner Base 1968 plymouth roadrunner satellite factory big block 4 speed
Plymouth: Road Runner Base 1968 plymouth roadrunner satellite factory big block 4 speed $20,168.00 (31 Bids)
End Date: Saturday Sep-24-2016 17:46:07 PDT
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Plymouth: Road Runner Base 1971 plymouth roadrunner 440 6 pack b 5 blue
Plymouth: Road Runner Base 1971 plymouth roadrunner 440 6 pack b 5 blue $20,200.00 (6 Bids)
End Date: Wednesday Sep-28-2016 7:33:41 PDT
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Plymouth: Road Runner A12 1969 plymouth road runner a 12 440 six pack four speed dana 60 v 8 a 12 clone
Plymouth: Road Runner A12 1969 plymouth road runner a 12 440 six pack four speed dana 60 v 8 a 12 clone $37,014.00 (47 Bids)
End Date: Thursday Sep-29-2016 12:00:00 PDT
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Plymouth: Road Runner 1970 solid california built
Plymouth: Road Runner 1970 solid california built $28,000.00
End Date: Tuesday Sep-27-2016 8:05:12 PDT
Buy It Now for only: $28,000.00
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Indeed, Plymouth Roadrunner was a reincarnation of muscle cars with the stripped pillared coupe. Its standard engine was MOPAR's 383 cid power plant and could produce up to 335bhp. Apparently, it paid Warner Brothers to use the name and to produce horn that went beep beep, similar to the sound famously associated with a certain cartoon bird.

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